About us

Daniel Egas Galarza

Group coordinator

Dr. Daniel Egas is a Civil  Engineer, MSc in Water Engineering and PhD in Experimental Sciences and Technology. His research area is related to the environmental sustainability of agricultural production systems. He has expertise on performing LCA studies for meat and dairy production systems;  including the implementation of the European Union Product Environmental Footprint methods and regarding the modelling of the onsite farming emissions. 

At the BETA TC he has had a main and active role on different external auditing processes which lead to the adjudication of verified environmental declarations and eco-labels (Carbon Footprint, Water Footprint and Product Environmental Footprint environmental) for pig meat and dairy products that are currently available in the market. Moreover, his programming skills had allowed him to have a leading role in the development of an specialised  IT tool for assessing the environmental sustainability of dairy production systems.